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I get random small painful bumps on my finger what could this be? It is only a few and they are painful to touch

I get random small painful bumps on my finger what could this be? It is only a few and they are painful to touch

Possibly dyshydrotic: Eczema. Search for a picture of it on www. Mayoclinic. Com or www. Johnshopkins. Com. If it matches get a scrip from your doc for a potent topical steroid and a silk medication glove. ...Read more

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I cut my finger over a month ago. Now there is a red painful bump on the spot.?

I cut my finger over a month ago. Now there is a red painful bump on the spot.?

Possibly infection: Swollen? Warm? Discharge? Red streaking? May need to have it medically checked. Take care. ...Read more

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I have tiny red bumps that have appeared between my fingers. They itch and are painful to touch. What could it be? Thx!

I have tiny red bumps that have appeared between my fingers. They itch and are painful to touch. What could it be? Thx!

Dyshydrosis: This sounds like dyshydrotic eczema. It can be treated with a high potency steroid cream or ointment. It can also be treated with topical lanolin cream. Be sure to keep your hands thoroughly dry after getting them wet. ...Read more

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On my index finger I keep getting these bumps that is inside the finger which becomes very swollen and painful. Just the tip of the finger?

On my index finger I keep getting these bumps that is inside the finger which becomes very swollen and painful. Just the tip of the finger?

Heberden's nodes: Heberden's nodes: a condition which is characterized by small hard nodules usually in the interphalangeal joints.
Usually from osteoarthritis. ...Read more

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Feel a small bump under skin at the base of index finger. It's not visible but can be felt when palpated. It can be a little painful. What is this?

Feel a small bump under skin at the base of index finger. It's not visible but can be felt when palpated. It can be a little painful. What is this?

Would need to see: It, possibly biopsy or get MRI. There are many nodules that can form including fatty tumors, neuromas, cysts... see dermatologist or hand specialist for answers. ...Read more

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About a month ago I cut my little finger in the middle crease. It seemed to heal ok, but has like a painful bump on it and is swollen a little, why?

About a month ago I cut my little finger in the middle crease. It seemed to heal ok, but has like a painful bump on it and is swollen a little, why?

Be seen: Please see your doctor as the area may be minimally infected with the swelling--is there any redness or warmth there too? Your doctor can evaluate this very easily. Do not take chances. ...Read more

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I have bump under skin of my thigh its not painful nor visible but can be felt with finger. What can it be? I have a smaller bump on another one too

I have bump under skin of my thigh its not painful nor visible but can be felt with finger. What can it be? I have a smaller bump on another one too

Skin bump: Most likely this is either a small lipoma or a hair shaft cyst. At your age these only need to be removed if they enlarge become painful or otherwise symptomatic ...Read more

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Have a bb size bump on my index finger u can move it around have had over a year now sometimes my hole finger will swell up it can be painful at times?

Have a bb size bump on my index finger u can move it around have had over a year now sometimes my hole finger will swell up it can be painful at times?

Hand surgeon: A hand surgeon is best qualified to evaluate, advise and treat you if surgery is advisable. Such a lump has to be examined in order for a diagnosis to be made. Your personal physician could do this and, if deemed advisable, could refer you to a hand surgeon. ...Read more

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Bumps on my finger that itched at first now turned hard and painful (sore) and is dry and peeling, happens frequently comes and goes?

Bumps on my finger that itched at first now turned hard and painful (sore) and is dry and peeling, happens frequently comes and goes?

Possible pomphylox: Small blisters that form along the edges of the fingers or palm (or on the feet) that start as burning bumps, then heal by either rupturing or hardening off are also called dyshidrosis. They are self limited but recur with stress and with irritation of the skin on the hands or feet. Steroid cream may help them heal faster. ...Read more

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Wart like bumps on fingers that have been treated like warts and are now very large and isolated to around cuticles very painful? Downloaded pics

Wart like bumps on fingers that have been treated like warts and are now very large and isolated to around cuticles very painful? Downloaded pics

Several possible: A common problem that fits your description is called a periungual fibroma. However, diagnostically it is probably best for your doc to do a biopsy to find out what it is, which will inform him how to treat it. ...Read more

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Groups of small colourless bumps on sides of some fingers and side of one palm. Not itchy at all, not painful. Ideas? Cleared up after 2-3 days..

See your doctor: Having these types of symptoms can best be solved by having your doctor perform a thorough evaluation. Only through this type of process can he/she discover what's going on and how best to help you. ...Read more

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Small, painful bump in the middle/crease of my armpit. I can feel this on my skin just by running my finger lightly over the area. Should I be worred?

Small, painful bump in the middle/crease of my armpit. I can feel this on my skin just by running my finger lightly over the area. Should I be worred?

Small infection?: You may have folliculitis, a small infection of a hair follicle. Or if you feel a little lump, you may have an abscess. Abscesses will sometimes open and drain on their own; you can use hot compresses to encourage this. If it becomes very painful and does not drain, you should see a doctor for evaluation and possible drainage if there's a boil/cyst/abscess. ...Read more

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I have a small painful (almost stinging) bump on my left index finger it is flesh coloured and really can only be felt. I noticed it this morning. Then there was a painless pinkish light coloured right above the knuckle of that index finger that I notice

I have a small painful (almost stinging) bump on my left index finger it is flesh coloured and really can only be felt. I noticed it this morning. Then there was a painless pinkish light coloured right above the knuckle of that index finger that I notice

PAINFUL FINGER BUMP: WITHOUT SEEING OR FEELING THIS BUMP, IT'S HARD TO KNOW WHAT EXACTLY THIS IS.
WHILE IT DOES NOT SOUND DANGEROUS OR SERIOUS, PLEASE SEE YOUR PCP. HE OR SHE MIGHT HAVE A SOLUTION. IF NOT, THESE DOCTORS WILL REFER YOU TO THE APPROPRIATE SPECIALIST, LIKE A DERMATOLOGIST OR A HAND SURGEON.
THANK YOU FOR YOUR QUESTION. ...Read more

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I have a sore white bump under my skin on my finger tip and there's redness around it. It is painful to touch?

I have a sore white bump under my skin on my finger tip and there's redness around it. It is painful to touch?

Diagnosis: Hi, it’s hard to say without a picture but there is a great app that may be able to help you get a diagnosis without being seen in person by a dermatologist. The app is called VisualDX and is one of the best, if not the best out there. Many clinicians, including myself, use it. Just snap a photo and it gives you a list of possible diagnoses. Good luck! ...Read more

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I am on Humira & have a swollen pink area on a finger that started as itching but has since become painful/sensitive and a small red bump developed.?

? beginning infectio: Your vivid description sounds like like the beginning of an infection in one of your fingers. You should contact your primary physician ASAP and see him and start to be treated right away. ...Read more